Mannie Fresh

Mannie Fresh Revisits the Hot Boys’ ‘Get It How U Live!!’ 15 Years Later, Track by Track
Mannie Fresh Revisits the Hot Boys’ ‘Get It How U Live!!’ 15 Years Later, Track by Track
In the mid to late 1990s, rap was beginning to grow past what fans had always known it to be. The genre had been dominated by either the East or the West Coast for years but things had begun to shift toward the bottom of the map. Hip-hop heads with a personal connection to the South were aware of the new music and movements building...
Mannie Fresh, Mystikal: Galactic’s ‘Move Fast’ Features Southern Duo
Mannie Fresh, Mystikal: Galactic’s ‘Move Fast’ Features Southern Duo
Mannie Fresh, the influential hip-hop producer who fueled the '90s Dirty South sound of Cash Money Records, has been enjoying a comeback, logging studio time with such headliners as Rick Ross, Young Jeezy and most recently Kanye West. One of Fresh's more intriguing collaborations has been his unlikely pairing with fellow New Orleans rhyme veteran Mystikal, who recently signed to Cash Money Records
Mannie Fresh Accepts Drake’s Juvenile Remake, Talks Beef
Mannie Fresh Accepts Drake’s Juvenile Remake, Talks Beef
When music from Drake's sophomore album, 'Take Care,' leaked earlier this week, the standard critique, buzz and discussion flooded the hip-hop universe. But there was one particular song that truly ignited chatter. To say that 'Practice,' the emo Toronto MC's clever re-working of Juvenile's 1998 classic club workout 'Back That Azz Up,' was a surprise is an understatement...
Mannie Fresh Hangs Up His Bling — Say What!
Former Cash Money beatsmith Mannie Fresh, who produced the song "Bling Bling," has officially hung up his jewels. "I'm a grown man," he said in a recent interview. "It's like if you go to a club now everybody got on a chain and watch and look like a rapper...